Larnaca

Yanathes Beach – Blue Flag

A sandy, eco-friendly beach. Yanathes Beach in the Larnaka (Larnaca) sub-district of Voroklini is a 300-metre long strip of fine sands with varying shades of...

Pyla Beach

Located in the Larnaka (Larnaca) district of Pyla, along Dhekelia Road, the beach of Pyla offers a complete day out for all the family,...

Mckenzie Beach – Blue Flag

A hot top-spot on the island. Located near to the site of Larnaka’s (Larnaca's) old airport, the highly popular Mckenzie Beach is a 1 km...

Kastella Beach, Larnaka (Larnaca) – Blue Flag

A small ‘tropical’ beach. Located by Larnaka’s (Larnaca's) Psarolimano Fishing Shelter, Kastella Beach is a 600-metre long strip with fine sands of varying shades of...

Foinikoudes Beach – Blue Flag

Larnaka’s (Larnaca's) most famous promenade. Larnaka’s most famous promenade of Foinikoudes (which is the Greek word for ‘palm trees’) is a 600-metre long stretch that...

Faros Beach, Pervolia, Blue Flag

A picturesque village coast. The famous Faros (Lighthouse) Beach of the Larnaka (Larnaca) village of Pervolia is a 500-metre strip of fine sands of varying...

A long term beach vision

Larnaca beaches are coming into their own as the region’s vision of one seamless coastline continues.  With ongoing enhancements and maintenance, it is not...

A beach for every taste in Larnaca

As a coastal region, Larnaca is not short on beaches, and offers a mix that will appeal to different personalities and preferences from lively...

A green beach experience in Larnaca

Located in Oroklini (the village parallel to the Larnaca/Dhekelia Road) Yiannathes is the Region’s first eco-beach, a title it has held since last June. If...

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Taste

Halloumi cheese fingers

Ingredients Serves: 2 1/2 tablespoon olive oil 175g (6 oz) halloumi cheese, cut into sticks 1 dessertspoon lemon juice 1/4 teaspoon dried oregano freshly ground black pepper to taste Method Prep:5min ›...

Koupes (cracked wheat pies) with mushrooms

Ingredients: For the dough: 1½ cup bulgur wheat 2 cups water 1 tsp. salt For the filling: 250gr. mushrooms, finely chopped ½ cup of olive oil 2 big onions, coarsely chopped 1...

Fried zucchini balls with halloumi

Ingredients: 6 medium zucchinis (approximately 1kg) 1 small onion, grated 1 large halloumi (about 250gr.), grated ½ cup simple flour 2 tsps. fine lemon zest 2 big eggs 1 tbsp. fresh...

Rocket salad

Ingredients: 4 cups rocket leaves, rinsed and dried 1 cup cherry tomatoes 1 cup pomegranate seeds 1 red bell pepper ½ cup croutons 2-3 light cheese slices (grated) salt ½ of a...